"The School for Lies" is playing to rave reviews at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, and tickets to are now more than 30% off -- including a free glass of champagne -- for Travelzoo subscribers. The Chicago Tribune declares it a "highly extravagant and energetic production ... Molière meets 'The Book of Mormon.'"
Discounted tickets for "The School for Lies" are available for performances Wednesday-Monday, Dec. 26-31, at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier:
Based on Molière's "The Misanthrope," David Ives' adaptation is set in the 17th century and uses modern slang in rhyming couplets to tell the story. The play centers on a man who falls for a gossipy and flirtatious woman, which does not align with his morals.